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All Mine Disasters in the United States
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Date Mine Name Location Industry Disaster Cause Killed
06/03/2016 Harmony View the planets for this day Crystal Springs, MS MNM Inundation 2  
06/21/1983 McClure No. 1 View the planets for this day McClure, VA Coal Explosion 7  
06/03/1981 Grays Knob No. 5 View the planets for this day Grays Knob, KY Coal Inundation 3  
06/08/1979 Belle Isle Salt View the planets for this day Franklin, LA MNM Explosion 5  
06/15/1976 Silver Ridge View the planets for this day Quartzville, OR MNM Explosives 3  
06/25/1975 Boron View the planets for this day Boron, CA MNM Asphyxiation 2  
06/05/1975 Harris No. 2 View the planets for this day Bald Knob, WV Coal Fall of Rib 3  
06/04/1975 Bonnie Lake View the planets for this day Bartow, FL MNM Asphyxiation 2  
06/11/1971 Federal No. 2 View the planets for this day Miracle Run, WV Coal Roof Fall 3  
06/23/1970 Texavada View the planets for this day Pine Grove, NV MNM Asphyxiation 3  
06/20/1970 Hazard View the planets for this day Foresthill, CA MNM Asphyxiation 1  
06/01/1966 Dora No. 2 View the planets for this day Dora, PA Coal Asphyxiation 5  
06/01/1959 Sherwood View the planets for this day Iron River, MI MNM Asphyxiation 6  
06/11/1955 Miami Copper View the planets for this day Miami, AZ MNM Fall of Person 4  
06/02/1952 Penokee View the planets for this day Ironwood, MI MNM Cave-in 1  
06/07/1944 Emerald View the planets for this day Clarksville, PA Coal Fire 6  
06/07/1942 Poteau View the planets for this day Poteau, OK Coal Explosion 4  
06/30/1941 Kent No. 2 View the planets for this day McIntyre, PA Coal Explosion 7  
06/05/1941 Docena View the planets for this day Adamsville, AL Coal Explosion 5  
06/02/1938 Butler Slope View the planets for this day Pittston, PA Coal Explosion 10  
06/21/1937 Keystone View the planets for this day Keystone, OH Coal Explosives 6  
06/13/1932 Splashdam No. 6 View the planets for this day Splashdam, VA Coal Explosion 10  
06/07/1930 Climax View the planets for this day Lake County, CO MNM Cave-in 6  
06/05/1929 Halcon View the planets for this day Bear Creek, VA Coal Roof Fall 5  
06/20/1928 National No. 1 View the planets for this day National, WV Coal Explosion 7  
06/08/1925 West Kentucky No. 9 View the planets for this day Sturgis, KY Coal Explosion 17  
06/06/1924 Loomis View the planets for this day Wilkes-Barre, PA Coal Explosion 14  
06/26/1923 Richards Colliery View the planets for this day Mount Carmel, PA Coal Explosion 5  
06/27/1922 Holston Quarry View the planets for this day Strawplains, TN MNM Explosion 9  
06/02/1920 Ontario View the planets for this day Cokeburg, PA Coal Explosion 6  
06/30/1919 Alderson No. 5 View the planets for this day Alderson, OK Coal Explosion 15  
06/05/1919 Baltimore Tunnel No. 2 View the planets for this day Wilkes-Barre, PA Coal Explosives 92  
06/27/1918 Elivier Open Pit View the planets for this day Virginia, MN MNM Explosives 18  
06/08/1917 Granite Mountain View the planets for this day Butte, MT MNM Fire 163  
06/02/1917 Rend No. 2 View the planets for this day Herrin, IL Coal Explosion 9  
06/30/1914 Sycamore No. 1 View the planets for this day Cinderella, WV Coal Asphyxiation 5  
06/18/1912 Hastings View the planets for this day Hastings, CO Coal Explosion 12  
06/08/1910 Richard View the planets for this day Dover, NJ MNM Hoisting 5  
06/02/1910 Lehigh Quarry View the planets for this day West Coplay, PA MNM Explosives 8  
06/01/1910 Union Quarry View the planets for this day Devils Slide, UT MNM Explosion 25  
06/23/1909 Lackawanna No. 4 View the planets for this day Wehrum, PA Coal Explosion 21  
06/04/1908 Gold King View the planets for this day Gladstone, CO MNM Fire 6  
06/18/1907 Johnson No. 1 View the planets for this day Priceburg, PA Coal Explosion 5  
06/22/1906 Coronado View the planets for this day Clifton, AZ MNM Roof Fall 3  
06/07/1906 Rocky Fork View the planets for this day Red Lodge, MT Coal Fire 8  
06/30/1903 Hanna No. 1 View the planets for this day Hanna, WY Coal Explosion/Fire 169  
06/19/1903 Blossburg No. 3 View the planets for this day Blossburg, NM Coal Explosives 5  
06/10/1901 Port Royal No. 2 View the planets for this day Port Royal, PA Coal Explosion 19  
06/04/1901 Chapin View the planets for this day Iron Mountain, MI MNM Explosives 8  
06/28/1896 Twin View the planets for this day Pittston, PA Coal Roof Fall 58  
06/22/1893 Susquehanna No. 1 View the planets for this day Nanticoke, PA Coal Explosion 5  
06/16/1890 Hill Farm View the planets for this day Dunbar, PA Coal Fire 31  
06/24/1887 Gould and Curry View the planets for this day Virginia City, NV MNM Fire 11  
06/18/1880 Yellow Jacket View the planets for this day Virginia City, NV MNM Pwd Haulage 5  
06/10/1873 Henry Clay View the planets for this day Shamokin, PA Coal Explosion 10  
06/15/1844 Black Heath View the planets for this day Richmond, VA Coal Explosion 11  
 
 

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